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Join us on our next step on the @twofive0 journey - Life on the Seven Seas - http://ow.ly/Qj3Bt
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The internet was predicted by a number of science fiction books before it became a reality - http://ow.ly/Qj15T
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Express your creativity with #sciku15 ! You've got to be in it to win it! - http://ow.ly/Qjacx
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Find out more about a career in avionic engineering! - http://ow.ly/Qja1e
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Does science fiction inspire science, or does the science inspire fiction? - http://ow.ly/Qj15T
Chances are you’re reading this right now on an illuminated screen, in digital pixels on a page that can be viewed simultaneously from every corner of the globe. Such an experience would have seemed completely unbelievable a hundred years ago, even if someone from 1914 understood what a pixel was. Science and technology evolves at such a rapid rate that it can be hard to keep up, especially for anyone trying to upgrade their phones every time App...
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Check out the great future career that won third place in our Careers of the Future comp! - http://ow.ly/Q17mz
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Don't forget to ask Chris Hadfield your questions before the livestream on August 12! - http://ow.ly/Qj2ID
Superstar of the skies, Chris Hadfield, takes time out to answer school students’ questions while in Australia. Register your class to watch the livestream.
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A lot of science fiction writers have made predictions in the past, luckily not all of them came true! #AWIS - http://ow.ly/QiZhu
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Back to the Future predicted hoverboards in 2015, and it wasn't far off! - http://ow.ly/Qj15T
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2015 theme announced: Making waves, the science of light In celebration of The International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies, we are inviting Sci-ku entries that best reflect this theme. Entries open: Tuesday 7 July 2015 Entries close: Sunday 23 August 2015 The annual RiAus Sci-ku competition gets bigger every year! This year we are asking your Sci-ku to reflect the National Science Week theme “Making waves – the science …
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Free ticket giveaways, life on the seven seas, science fiction predictions and so much more in this weeks newsletter! Read the full newsletter at http://ow.ly/QiYle
A WEEK IN SCIENCE SCIENCE FICTION PREDICTION. We live in an age of technology. It seems like everywhere we look, there is a fantastic new innovation forming. But where do these ideas come from? Sometimes they even come from science fiction. This week we look at the masters of SciFi to discover ...
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Reporting on science is really hard, but why? - http://ow.ly/Q15qj
I was on the verge of spluttering my muesli across the living room all because of a report spewing from the ABC Breakfast program. “New research challenges Darwinian Evolution” is probably not a phrase that would invoke reflux in most people but to an evolutionary biologist and professional science communicator, that simple phrase caused my bile to boil. And my outrage was fuelled by comments about ‘random evolution’. I smelt a piece of reporting...
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RiAus brings science to people and people to science. It creates real and virtual spaces in which people can listen, talk and think about science in all its shapes and forms, and develop innovative and accessible ways of engaging the general community. It sets out to raise scientific awareness and the level of debate on critical issues around science and technology. RiAus strives to highlight the importance of science in everyday life.